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  • As it happened: Delhi Daredevils v Chennai Super Kings, IPL 6, Game 24 April 18, 2013

    Live updates from Game 24 of IPL season 6 between Delhi Daredevils and Chennai Super Kings at Feroz shah Kotla. Battered and bruised after five consecutive losses, Delhi Daredevils will look to finally get a win under their belt when they take on the inconsistent Chennai Super Kings in game...
  • Dew factor led to recurrence of Sehwag's back problems April 17, 2013

    New Delhi: It was the heavy dew in Bangalore that led to the recurrence of Virender Sehwag's back problems as the senior opener didn't field in the last three overs of the RCB innings and hence couldn't come out to bat during the 'Super Over' chase. ...
  • Jayawardene focuses on Delhi's home games to bounce back April 17, 2013

    Bangalore: Delhi Daredevils might have slumped to five successive defeats but skipper Mahela Jayawardene is confident of his team getting into the knockout stage of IPL 6 by winning all their home games. "We will give ourselves a chance to get into the 'Final Four' if we can win the...
  • IPL 6: RCB pip Delhi Daredevils in a Super Over thriller April 16, 2013

    Bangalore: This IPL stuff is not for the fainthearted. Match 21 of the league ended in a tie, forcing the second Super Over of the season which resulted in Ravi Rampaul striking twice to secure Royal Challengers Bangalore a thrilling win that moved them to top of the IPL 6...
  • As it happened: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Daredevils, Game 21, IPL 6 April 16, 2013

    Live updates from Game 21 of IPL season 6 between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Delhi Daredevils, at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore. The bottomranked Delhi Daredevils are desperately chasing their first victory after four outings, but it will not be easy against a mighty Royal Challengers Bangalore at their home ground....
  • We are under pressure to win every game, says Eric Simons April 15, 2013

    Bangalore: Delhi Daredevils coach Eric Simons Monday said the team was "under pressure" after losing four opening matches and now have to win a lot of games from here on. "Even after losing matches, the team's morale is good and certainly there is pressure to win. We are under pressure...
  • IPL 6: Winless Delhi up against formidable Bangalore April 15, 2013

    Bangalore: The bottomranked Delhi Daredevils are desperately chasing their first victory after four outings, but it will not be easy against a mighty Royal Challengers Bangalore at their home ground. Delhi, the most consistent team in 2012, are sinking fast and will be up against the secondranked team in IPL...
  • IPL 6: Delhi scrap but can't prevent fourth loss in a row April 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils' winless streak in IPL 6 continued with their fourth consecutive loss, the latest by three wickets to Sunrisers Hyderabad in a lowscoring thriller at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Friday. Delhi were restricted to their lowest total of the season but threatened to defend it, reducing...
  • Virender Sehwag may not play for India again: Boycott April 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott says Virender Sehwag is unlikely to play for India again and the opener will "sadly fade away" after playing a bit of Indian Premier League. Sehwag was dropped for the last two Tests against Australia in the recent series and was also excluded...
  • Sehwag likely to play against Sunrisers Hyderabad April 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Senior opener Virender Sehwag is likely to play his first game for Delhi Daredevils in the sixth edition of Indian Premier League against Sunrisers Hyderabad here on Friday. The opener did not play the first three matches due to back spasms but he has now recovered pretty well...
  • Delhi Daredevils will certainly bounce back: Unmukt Chand April 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils might not have had an ideal start to their campaign in Pepsi IPL6, losing all three of their matches so far, but young opener Unmukt Chand said he was confident of his team bouncing back in the tournament. "We haven't started as well as we would have...
  • Delhi Daredevils will bounce back: Eric Simons April 9, 2013

    CNNIBN spoke with Delhi Daredevils head coach Eric Simons about their slow start to the season which has seen them slump to 2 back to back defeats. ...
  • Delhi resume Mumbai Indians rivalry with Sehwag still uncertain April 8, 2013

    Mumbai: Sweating over Virender Sehwag's availability, Delhi Daredevils face a tall order to reverse their twomatch losing streak when they travel to meet Ricky Ponting's Mumbai Indians on Tuesday after the hosts regained their confidence with a win over Chennai Super Kings in their last match of IPL 6. Back...
  • Delhi sweat over Sehwag's fitness, Morne available April 8, 2013

    Mumbai: Virender Sehwag, who missed Delhi Daredevils' opening two IPL 6 games because of back spasms, would join the team's training session and then take a a call on whether he would play against Mumbai Indians in the next IPL game on Tuesday. Meanwhile, Delhi squad will be bolstered with South...
  • Ganguly hopes dropped veterans will be back in Indian team April 6, 2013

    Kolkata: Former Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly on Saturday hoped that Virender Sehwag, Harbhajan Singh and Zaheer Khan would be able to make a comeback to the Indian team in future despite being left out of the list of probables for upcoming ICC Champions Trophy. "We have to wait and see,...
  • IPL 6, Game 4, DD v RR: as it happened April 6, 2013

    After losing their season opener to Kolkata Knight Riders, Delhi Daredevils would like to change the tide on their home turf on Saturday. Virender Sehwag will again not feature in this match on account of a back spasm. Delhi is already a depleted side and Sehwag's absence makes it even...
  • Not picking Pujara fine, dropping Sehwag tad harsh April 6, 2013

    Think of the current crop of Indian players. Think of them in the context of Test cricket for the next five years. Start counting today. How many make it to your thumb hopping on fingers? Just two, Cheteshwar Pujara and Virat Kohli. And still there are teeth cringing and fists...
  • Injured Sehwag to miss Rajasthan Royals tie April 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils opener David Warner has confirmed that Virender Sehwag will also sit out on Saturday's Indian Premier League match against Rajasthan Royals as he is yet to fully recover from back spasm. "He (Sehwag) is not playing tomorrow as he has not fully recovered. He is a lot...
  • Sehwag is the most dangerous batsman: Narine April 5, 2013

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) offspinner Sunil Narine, who has tormented batsmen with his variety and guile in the Indian Premier League (IPL), rates dashing Delhi Daredevils (DD) opener Virender Sehwag as the most dangerous batsman he has bowled to. "Sehwag by far is the most dangerous batsman I have bowled...
  • How IPL 6 is relevant to veteran cricketers March 31, 2013

    New Delhi: Twenty20 is primarily considered the format more suitable for young cricketers as it is a far cry from the traditional form of cricket and entails highvoltage action and supreme agility on the field. The naysayers dismiss this version of cricket as kitschy entertainment but the IPL defies this...
  • Can the 'old guard' prove their point in IPL 6? March 30, 2013

    Kolkata: If the slambang T20 cricket is for dynamic youngsters, reigning Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) have to look at the age of their squad with some concern. The average age of the KKR squad is 28.52 years and it has 11 players in their 30s...
  • Captaincy has never affected my game, says Virender Sehwag March 30, 2013

    New Delhi: He has relinquished the Delhi Daredevils captaincy after last season but Virender Sehwag feels that his decision will have no bearing on his approach as he again shoulders the burden of being the batting mainstay of the franchise in the sixth edition of IPL. "I don't think it matters...
  • Team profile: Delhi Daredevils will miss Pietersen, Taylor and Ryder dearly March 30, 2013

    New Delhi: From first swapping the attacking New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor with medium pacer Ashish Nehra, and then losing Kevin Pietersen and Jesse Ryder through injuries, it has been far from an auspicious beginning for Delhi Daredevils at the sixth edition of the IPL. It is still unclear why the...
  • All you wanted to know about the IPL teams, part 2 March 29, 2013

    New Delhi: In part two of Cricketnext's look at how the nine IPL 6 franchises stack up: Mumbai, Delhi, Rajasthan and Pune. Name: Mumbai Indians Captain: Ricky Ponting Coach: John Wright Owner: Reliance Industries Ltd. Cost of team: $111.9 million Key players: Sachin Tendulkar, Ricky Ponting, Ambati Rayudu, Kieron Pollard, Lasith Malinga and Rohit Sharma. Ponting,...
  • Virender Sehwag's flop show continues in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy March 20, 2013

    Gurgaon: Virender Sehwag's poor run of form continued on Wednesday as he was back to pavilion for four runs, but his Delhi team beat Jammu and Kashmir by 17 runs in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Twenty20 tournament here. Delhi won the toss and chose to bat. Cricket lovers expected some...
  • Sehwag, Gambhir may play individually but not as pair: Gavaskar March 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir might not pair up as opening partners for the country again but the two senior players can still make individual comebacks, feels Sunil Gavaskar. Gavaskar said that he would not believe that Shikhar Dhawan and Murali Vijay's strong performances at the opening slots...
  • Sehwag, Gambhir, Steyn congratulate Dhawan on his superb knock March 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Senior players Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir on Saturday took to micro-blogging site twitter in order to congratulate their statemate Shikhar Dhawan, who announced his arrival on international stage with a mindblowing unbeaten 185 off 168 balls. "Awesome stuff Shikhi boy! :) Best debut ever!! So proud of you....
  • Jaywant Lele backs Virender Sehwag's return to Indian team March 12, 2013

    Mumbai: Former BCCI secretary Jaywant Lele wants discarded Indian opener Virender Sehwag to be recalled and made an integral part of the Indian team in all three formats of the game for his match-winning abilities. "He is a batsman who has scored two triple hundreds and one near triple hundred in...